What is it?

Learners will increase their knowledge and understanding of why individuals may not actively participate in physical activity, the health benefits of physical activity and how individuals can be helped and supported to improve their health by increasing their level of physical activity.

This single unit qualification is a stand alone individual qualification and can also be taken as one of the optional units as part of the Level 2 Award for Young Health Champions.

This qualification is on The Education and Skills Funding Agency list of qualifications approved for funding.

Who is it for?

This qualification is for individuals with an interest in health who are also interested in helping others develop a healthier lifestyle by encouraging physical activity.

To achieve this qualification a candidate must:
  1. Understand the health benefits of physical activity
  2. Understand factors that affect an individual’s participation in physical activity
  3. Know how to encourage individuals to increase their level of physical activity
How do I apply?

For learners: see below for your nearest centre. Centres are listed alphabetically - to find the centre nearest to you, please use the location finder.

For current centres: if you are interested in delivering this qualification, please visit the Centre Area and register your interest. 

How do I become an RSPH-approved centre?
If you’re planning to deliver one of our qualifications, you will need to become a RSPH registered centre.

To become an approved centre and to gain qualification approval, please visit our Become a centre page.

Centres offering this qualification

28 centres offering this qualification

All distance

Slades Park Pavilion, Ensbury Avenue, Bournemouth, BH10 4HG
Tel: 01202 539380, Email: [email protected], Website: https://www.activedorset.org/

2 Denne Hill Business Centre, Womenswold, Canterbury, Kent, CT4 6HD
Tel: 01227831840 , Email: [email protected], Website: http://www.amactraining.co.uk

Systems House, 246 Imperial Dr, Harrow, HA2 7HJ
Tel: 07930 375586 , Email: [email protected], Website: http://www.aspireta.co.uk

Aspire House, Rear of Front Street, Chester Le Street, Co. Durham, DH3 3AW
Tel: 0191 3891504 , Email: [email protected]

Tameside Health Improvement Service, Acre House, 51a Manchester Road, Denton, Manchester, M34 2AF
Tel: 0161 716 2016 , Fax: 0161 716 2011 , Email: [email protected]

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RSPH Level 1 Award in Health Improvement

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Ofqual reference number: 600/6419/5